Alec McLaren papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Photocopied account book (4 June-29 Nov. 1918); 10 photocopied letters to his parents (8 Apr.-22 Sep. 1918); French map of Europe (n.d.); 3 postcards (Jan. 1919, n.d.).

Administrative / Biographical History

Alec T. McLaren, a Lieutenant, 15th Battalion, Royal Scottish Regiment, was held as a POW (Prisoner of War) at Pforzheim in 1918.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by A. D. McLaren (son). See Research Correspondence File.


In English

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